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18 November 2018

Episode 17

60 minutes

The future of the circus, a love song to Europe, the Palace of Versailles, the weekend papers and Middle Eastern cooking at home.

18 November 2018

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Chapter 1

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Chapter 1

Contemporary circus

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As the circus turns 250, we look at whether the art form can survive for the next 250 years.

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Chapter 2

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Oh Europa!

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With the UK getting ever closer to leaving the European Union, we meet someone who has toured the continent recording love songs from the continent.

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Chapter 3

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Weekend Read: Colin Jones

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Jones is a professor of history at Queen Mary University of London and an expert on 18th-century France; his latest book looks at the creation, extension and adaptation of the Palace of Versailles.

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Paper Review: Vincent McAviney

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The UK correspondent for Euronews NBC goes through a hefty stack of the weekend’s papers.

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Chapter 5

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Honey & Co

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We find out how to cook Middle Eastern food at home with the founders of this London restaurant.

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